Forest of Dean, England, United Kingdom: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Forest of Dean, England, United Kingdom? If you're planning to go to Forest of Dean, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Forest of Dean, England, United Kingdom

Based on the climate and weather in Forest of Dean, the best time to go is July. See below for details.

Important essentials for Forest of Dean, England, United Kingdom

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Forest of Dean, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great option.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Forest of Dean, England, United Kingdom

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Forest of Dean.

What to wear/what to pack for Forest of Dean, England, United Kingdom by month

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January

January in Forest of Dean is cold, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. The rain/snow can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the 40s F (single digits C).

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February

If you are traveling to Forest of Dean in February, you will notice that it can be very chilly, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

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March

If you vacation in Forest of Dean during March, you will probably notice that it can be brisk, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain a bit less than half of the time.

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April

If you go to Forest of Dean in April, you will notice that it is chilly, somewhat rainy and very hazy. Expect it to rain about a third of the time. Daytime temperatures are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C).

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May

May in Forest of Dean is chilly and very hazy. Temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C) during the day. It rains about a third of the time.

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June

June in Forest of Dean is mild and very hazy. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) to high 60s F (low 20s C).

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July

In July, Forest of Dean is mild and very hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the low 70s F (low 20s C) range. At night, lows are in the 50s F (low 10s C). This is also a rainy time for Forest of Dean, with a few of the days of the month having rain. In July, humidity reaches as high as 60%.

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August

August here is balmy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day. It rains regularly.

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September

If you visit Forest of Dean during September, you will probably find that it is mild and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 60s F (high 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the low 50s F (low 10s C). Humidity is generally between 60 and 70% during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain about a third of the time.

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October

In October, Forest of Dean is crisp, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 50s F (mid 10s C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 60s F (mid 10s C) range. At night, lows are in the 40s F (single digits C). This is also a rainy time for Forest of Dean, with several of the days of the month having rain. In October, humidity reaches as high as 70%.

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November

November is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C) during the day. It rains 5-10 days this month.

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December

If you vacation in Forest of Dean during December, you might see that it is pretty cool, somewhat rainy and somewhat hazy. Temperatures tend to hover around the 40s F (single digits C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the 30s F (single digits C). Humidity is generally around 80 during the day. In terms of precipitation, you can expect it to rain regularly.

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